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Mandate 1276

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Onsite sewage pump-outs to be managed and enforced by VDH in specific localities
Purpose of legislation
This bill requires the Virginia Department of Health (VDH), effective July 1, 2023, to manage and enforce the Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act’s and the Chesapeake Bay Preservation Area Designation and Management Regulations’ requirements related to onsite sewage system pump-out compliance in Accomack, Essex, Gloucester, King and Queen, King William, Lancaster, Mathews, Middlesex, Northampton, Northumberland, Richmond, and Westmoreland counties and the incorporated towns within those counties.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 486 (2022)
VAC chapters to be amended
9 vac 25 - 830 : Chesapeake Bay Preservation Area Designation and Management Regulations (formerly 4VAC50-90)
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5988: Final Exempt CH 830 Changes in Response to SB657, HB769, and HB771
Latest Stage: Final
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